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" The power to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, is withdrawn from the states, on the same principle with that of issuing a paper currency. "
Niles Weekly Register - Page 9
1821
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The life of George Washington,: commander in chief of the American forces ...

John Marshall, Bushrod Washington - Generals - 1807
...being inconsiderable. In depriving the states of the power to impair the obligation of contracts, or to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, the conviction was impressed on that portion of society which had looked to the government for relief...
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The History of South-Carolina: From Its First Settlement in 1670 ..., Volume 2

David Ramsay - Slavery - 1809 - 602 pages
...for their interior government, but restrained from coining money, emitting bills of credit, making any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, passing any bill of attainder, ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts. This...
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The Federalist, on the new Constitution, written in the year 1788, by Mr ...

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional law - 1818 - 671 pages
...less incident to a power in the states to emit paper money, than to coin gold or silver. The power to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, is withdrawn from the states, on the same principle with that of issuing a paper currency. Dills of...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 4

United States. Supreme Court, Henry Wheaton - Law reports, digests, etc - 1819
...strcb intention. But the words are too imperative to be evaded. " No State shall emit bills of credit, make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, pass any bill of attainder, ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts." It would...
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Letters from America: Containing Observations on the Climate and Agriculture ...

James Flint - Ohio River Valley - 1822 - 330 pages
...violation of the United States' Constitution, which expressly says, " No State shall emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts. " Mr. Munroe, it is ascertained, is unanimously re-elected President, a circumstance with regard to...
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Debates in Congress

United States. Congress, Joseph Gales, William Winston Seaton - Law - 1825
...I now beg leave to suppose a case or two in regard to the powers of Congress. Has it authority "to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts ?" This, as a distinct and independent power, is also prohibited to the states, but, as such, is not...
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The Congressional Globe

United States. Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, Franklin Rives, George A. Bailey - United States - 1825
...1 now beg leave to suppose a case or two in regard to the powers of Congress. Has it authority " to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts ?" This, as a distinct Ľnd independent power, is also prohibited to the states, but, as such, is not...
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading ..., Volume 8; Volume 53

United States. Congress, Joseph Gales, William Winston Seaton - Law - 1833
...Federal Government; and since that time no State can coin money, regulate its value, emit bills of credit, or make any thing but gold and silver a tender in discharge of debts. Congress alone has the lull power to coin and regulate its value; a disputed power...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution

Constitutional law - 1826 - 582 pages
...less incident to a power in the states to emit paper money, than to coin gold or silver. The power to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, is withdrawn from the states, on the same principle with that of issuing a paper currency. Bills of...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 1

United States. Supreme Court, Henry Wheaton - Law reports, digests, etc - 1827
...that they relate Ogden to pOwerg Of a general and national character. The next Saunders. in order is, or " make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debt* ;" this is founded upon the same principles of public and national policy, as the prohibition...
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